Dr Thomas Peyton Coldwell

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Dr Thomas Peyton Coldwell

  • Birth 24 Feb 1842 Perry County, Kentucky, USA
  • Death 26 Feb 1923 London, Laurel County, Kentucky, USA
  • Burial London, Laurel County, Kentucky, USA
  • Plot Section I
  • Memorial ID 23864553

Laurel County Sun newspaper, London, KY

Tuesday 27 February 1923; Front Page, Column 3

Dr. Coldwell Passes Away

Dr. Thomas Peyton Coldwell died at his home here at 4
o'clock Monday morning, February 26. Dr. Coldwell was a son of Andrew Forgy and Francis (Jones) Coldwell, and was born in Perry County, February 24, 1842. In 1843 the Coldwell family established their home in Laurel County and here most of the surviving members have resided.

Dr. Coldwell received his education in the Laurel Seminary and later studied medicine under Dr. J. D. Foster. In 1871 he graduated from Kentucky School of Medicine, Louisville, KY. He practiced the first 10 years in Manchester, Clay County, but since 1881 he has practiced in London until a few years ago, filling a career of 50 years in his chosen profession.

In 1878 he was married to Miss Mary Lincks, daughter of John Lincks. To this union seven children were born, six of whom survive, one son having died at the age of 18 years.

Those surviving are: Miss Francis Lettie Coldwell, of Benham, Mrs. P. B. Evans, Mrs. James Williams, of London, Mrs. Carl
Skein, of Kentena, Miss Bessie Coldwell, of Tampa, Fla., and Thomas McCally Coldwell, of Los Angeles, Calif.

Dr. Coldwell was a member of the Christian church and his funeral services will be conducted at the Christian church Tuesday, February 27, at 10 A.M. by Rev. G. E. Chandler.

Services will be conducted at the grave by the Masonic Lodge of which he is a member.

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  • Find A Grave Memorial 23864553
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Dr Thomas Peyton Coldwell (24 Feb 1842–26 Feb 1923), Find A Grave Memorial no. 23864553, citing A.R. Dyche Memorial Park, London, Laurel County, Kentucky, USA ; Maintained by D & L (contributor 46624708) .